Definition of uroscopy in English:

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Pronunciation: /jʊˈrɒskəpi/


[mass noun] Medicine , historical
The diagnostic examination of urine by simple inspection.
Example sentences
  • His charge for uroscopy is given, along with the cost for medicines administered to those gravely ill.
  • A very popular book on uroscopy was penned by the seventh-century Byzantine physician Theophilus.
  • On the right is another schematic illustration of female diseases along with a uroscopy chart.

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